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USD/JPY Forecast Sep. 10-14 – Is risk off taking off?

Dollar/yen was unable to hold onto its gains as dollar strength was substituted by a risk-off atmosphere that benefits the Japanese yen. Tariffs remain in the limelight but we also have US inflation and retail sales in the mix. USD/JPY fundamental movers Tariffs and more tariffs, a good NFP, and a bit of EM concern The deadline for […]

AUD/USD Forecast Sep. 10-14 – Will it challenge 0.70?

The Australian dollar extended its dive on concerns about new US tariffs on China and amid amid mixed data. The jobs report stands out in the upcoming week. Will the pair challenge the round 0.70 level? Here are the highlights of the week and an updated technical analysis for AUD/USD. While the US did not announce the […]

Dollar dominates as Americans get a fatter paycheck

The Non-Farm Payrolls report for August 2018 was upbeat.  The US Dollar took advantage of it, in a much needed straightforward reaction. The odds of a rate hike in December have risen. US wages rose 0.4% MoM in August, double the early expectations. The broader YoY measure shows an acceleration from 2.7% to 2.9%, also […]